I went up solo quite a few times when I had a pass at big white. I didn't care as much about school and wanted to progress my riding so I'd go on weekdays. It's awesome cause you can do what you want, but more than a few times I would get myself into sketchy situations. There were a few tree well deaths at big white over that time including a friend of mine, so I began to focus a lot more on park went I went by myself. I've fallen in enough tree wells to know one time head first is all it takes. As for general injuries and such as long as you are in bounds and easily visible it's fairly easy to get help in an emergency.
Bottom line, be aware, know your limits and the risk associated with where you're riding and you'll be fine.
Last edited by ryannorthcott; 02-08-2014 at 03:09 AM.